Originally Posted by MastUndSchotbruch
Guilty as charged, I overgeneralized. What is sold for the general marine market (meaning West Marine, Defender etc) is not representative for what the pros are probably using.
Then again, how much does this thing cost? A good rock climbers harness is in the $50.- range.
Found it at 58 EUR (= 75 USD) but far more comfortable than a climbing harness for prolonged stay at the mast (I have tried both
If you are doing more than just changing a light bulb things tend to take some time.. A rig inspection for instance.